On September 18, the Board Of Education conducted a public meeting where it passed the Self-Study Proposal for special education and decided to take no action on Newtown High School educator’s proposed Panama scouting trip.
Newtown High School seniors Michael Arena and Bryan Ingwersen were named at the school on September 12 as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship program. The news was a surprise to both young men.
The Newtown High School Marching Band and Guard’s Tenth Annual 100 Family Tag Sale will take place on Saturday, September 22, from 9 am to 2 pm, at the high school. The group will then continue its Saturday with a competitive performance at New Milford High School just a few hours after the fundraiser.
Newtown Middle School students are working to bring the annual Eighth Grade Scarecrow Contest to the front lawn of the Queen Street school for voting by residents on Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21.